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2018 USA Basketball Women’s World Cup Team Officially Unveiled

SEATTLE, WA - JULY 22: Sue Bird #10 of the Western Conference All-Stars talks to the media after defeating the Eastern Conference All-Stars during the Verizon WNBA All-Star Game 2017 at KeyArena on July 22, 2017 in Seattle, Washington. (Photo: Joshua Huston/Getty Images)
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With her selection to the 2018 U.S. squad, Sue Bird (Seattle Storm) became USA Basketball's first five-time USA World Cup Team member, while this year marks a fourth World Cup for Diana Taurasi (Phoenix Mercury). ...
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10 things to know about the 2018 FIBA Women’s Basketball World Cup

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Held every four years, the FIBA World Cup is the world’s largest women’s basketball international competition. The 2018 FIBA Women’s Basketball World Cup is taking place in Tenerife, Spain from September 22-30. ...
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Storm Wrap Up Regular Season and Prepare for Playoffs

Seattle Storm forward Jewell Loyd gives a hug to MVP candidate Breanna Stewart after Seattle's 84-68 win over the Dallas Wings in their final WNBA regular season game at the KeyArena in Seattle. Photo: Virginia Lopez/VELO Photography
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The Storm, who holds home court advantage through the playoffs, will start their best of five series at 2 pm on Sunday, August 26 with the second game slated for 7pm on Tuesday, August 28 both at the KeyArena in Seattle. ...
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Storm Gives Washington First Loss of the Season

Rookie Jordin Canada of the Seattle Storm goes airborne past Washington Mystics' Krystal Thomas to score two. The Storm gave the Mystics their first loss of the season as they won 81-77. The game was played Tuesday, May 29th at KeyArena in Seattle. Photo by Virginia Lopez/VELO Photography
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The WNBA Seattle Storm went into last Tuesday’s game against the Washington Mystics prepared for a tough game against an undefeated team. ...
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Storm Loses Home Game Season Opener

Sue Bird. Photo: Virginia Lopez / The Seattle Lesbian
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The WNBA Seattle Storm started the 2018 campaign with an 87-82 loss against the Phoenix Mercury on Sunday, May 20 at the KeyArena in Seattle. ...
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USA Women’s National Team to Play Exhibition Game at KeyArena April 26

The USA Basketball Women's National Team stand for the national anthem after winning the Gold Medal Game against Spain on Day 15 of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at Carioca Arena 1 on August 20, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Copyright 2016 NBAE (Photo by Jesse D. Garrabrant/NBAE via Getty Images)
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The Seattle training camp will mark the third in the USA’s preparations for the 2018 FIBA World Cup, which will be held Sept. 22-30 in Tenerife, Spain. ...
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Storm Releases 2018 Schedule, Phoenix Mercury Home Opener

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Seattle will play host to the “new” Las Vegas Aces (formerly the San Antonio Stars) and former Washington guard and NCAA All-time leading scorer Kelsey Plum on May 31 and June 19. ...
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Seattle Storm Splits Opening Weekend

Seattle Storm forward Breanna Stewart goes for two during Seattle's 87-82 win against the Indiana Fever on May 14th at the KeyArena in Seattle. Photo: Virginia Lopez/VELO Photography
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The WNBA Seattle Storm bounced back from an opening day loss on Saturday to win their home opener 87-82 on Sunday against a tenacious Indiana Fever team. ...
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Despite Efforts, Seattle Storm Loses Season Opener to Los Angeles Sparks 76-68

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Despite shooting 52% from the field, Seattle couldn’t overcome 23 turnovers in a 78-68 setback to Los Angeles in its season opener on Saturday afternoon at the STAPLES Center. ...
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WNBA All-Star Game 2017 is Coming to Seattle July 22

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The Verizon WNBA All-Star Game 2017 will be played in KeyArena on July 22, 2017. This is the first time in the league history that the All-Star Game will be played in Seattle. ...
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